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Writing and drawing made easy, amusing and instructive : containing the whole alphabet in all the characters now us'd, both in printing and penmanship : each illustrated by emblematic devices and moral copies : calculated for the user of schools and curiously engraved by the best hands ...

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Writing and drawing made easy, amusing and instructive : containing the whole alphabet in all the characters now us'd, both in printing and penmanship : each illustrated by emblematic devices and moral copies : calculated for the user of schools and curiously engraved by the best hands ...


Published 1750
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Penmanship copy by William Chinnery; engravings by J. Hulett, W. Hutchinson, F. Garden and W. Tringham

Engraved throughout (except for 2 p. preface and 2 p. list of subscribers names) with text on rectos facing illustrations on versos

Engraved frontispiece with title: The compendious emblematist, or, Writing and drawing made easy

Heal describes 2 different versions of the title; in one the date of 1750 is given; in the other, not

ESTC

Heal, A. Engl. writing masters

Bound in calf; gilt spine; boards gilt tooled with rolls and fillets; edges sprinkled red


Publisher London : Printed for and sold by T. Bellamy ...
Pages 118
Possible copyright status NOT_IN_COPYRIGHT
Language English
Call number 384674
Digitizing sponsor Sloan Foundation
Book contributor Getty Research Institute
Collection getty; americana
Notes No table of contents. No page numbers. Foxing. Narrow margins. Gutter included to avoid cropping text. Some text impossible to capture.

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